LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) – Shippensburg Health Care Center – Shippensburg, PA

Shippensburg Health Care Center is a 125 bed skilled nursing facility located in Shippensburg, PA. We are currently accepting applications for Licensed Practical Nurses to join our team on night shift (10:30pm-7:00am). Qualified candidates must have current Pennsylvania Nursing License and excellent customer service skills. Previous healthcare experience is preferred but not required. It is a demanding job but also very rewarding.

Shift Available:

Nights – 10:30pm-7:00am, includes every other weekend (Full Time)

Responsibilities

  • Record a patient’s medical history accurately
  • Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate etc.
  • Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications etc.
  • Monitor patients’ condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts
  • Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas etc., clean and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care tasks
  • Collect samples for lab testing as assigned
  • Provide emotional and psychological support when needed
  • Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions

Skills

  • Ability to undertake a variety of diverse care tasks and work in a multidisciplinary team
  • Understanding of confidentiality obligations and nursing best practices
  • Excellent knowledge of medical and hospital terminology
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Compassionate and able to handle stress

Shippensburg Health Care Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $25.00 – $30.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Holidays

Experience:

  • Healthcare: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • LPN (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Employer type:

  • Nursing home

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Source: Indeed.com
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